VIVA-PSICOM Publishing Corp. has announced on Facebook that it will formally launch its Filipino-translated manga releases during the Manga and Anime Festival to be held on Saturday, July 11, at Megatrade Hall 1 of SM Megamall in Mandaluyong City.
Japanese entertainment website Natalie reports on Wednesday that the highly-popular manga Attack on Titan is set to surpass 40 million copies in print by the time the 14th volume will be released.
Southeast Asian manga publisher Shogakukan Asia has announced on Wednesday that the first volume of the English-language version of Mami Kawashibara's BanG Dream! manga will be available in Singapore bookstores on Thursday.
A representative of VIVA-PSICOM Publishing has told various otaku news outlets, including Anime Pilipinas, that they will be releasing Filipino-translated Japanese manga titles.
Japanese entertainment content provider Crunchyroll has announced on Friday that their Premium Members will now have full access to their digital comic service.
Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno continues its gains in the Philippine box office as it earned PhP42.61 million in its first five days of screening from August 20 to 24.
Popular hentai manga website Fakku! has announced on Twitter on Saturday (Philippine time) that they have officially removed all “scanlated” content, or fan-translated manga, from their website.
Online streaming service Crunchyroll has announced on Tuesday afternoon, San Francisco time (Wednesday morning, Philippine time), that they are currently experiencing a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack.
Malaysia's Home Ministry has just provided more details about their decision to ban the Bahasa Malaysian edition of Ultraman: The Ultra Power manga, saying that it compared the lead character Ultraman King to the Muslim god "Allah".
Warner Bros. Pictures (Philippines), distributor of the sequels of the highly-popular live-action movie adaptation of Rurouni Kenshin has announced on Friday that the first sequel, Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno, will have its Asian premiere in Manila this August.